DOC NYC PRO: SHORT LIST: FEATURES
To experience the DOC NYC PRO lineup, purchase an individual PRO Themed Pass to hone in on a specific subject, or benefit from discounted pricing when you purchase Multi-Pass Packs to an assortment of topic strands. Or, buy an All Access Pass, which also includes admission to all festival screenings. Passes available here.
DOC NYC PRO is co-presented by Kanopy.
DOC NYC’s Short List for Features has a multi-year history of predicting the Oscar winner and nominees. This day of panels brings together the most influential filmmakers of the year for a day of thematic conversations exploring their creativity. Co-presented by MTV Documentary Films.
These PRO programs will take place at IFC Center (323 Sixth Avenue).
9:00 AM – 10:00 AM Breakfast (takes place at Cinépolis Chelsea)
10:00 AM – 11:10 AM History Lessons
The directors of Apollo 11, Ask Dr Ruth, Diego Maradona, and The Apollo discuss the challenges of telling complicated histories.
11:30 AM – 12:40 PM Humans and Nature
The directors of The Elephant Queen, Honeyland, and The Biggest Little Farm discuss the intricacies of capturing nature and humans.
1:30 PM – 2:40 PM The Personal is Political
The directors of One Child Nation, The Edge of Democracy, The Kingmaker and For Sama frame politics in individual lives.
3:00 PM – 4:10 PM The Art of Observation
The directors of American Factory, The Cave, Knock Down the House, and The Great Hack discuss stories unfolding on camera.
4:30 PM – 5:30 PM Happy Hour (takes place at Cinépolis Chelsea)
Join us in the PRO Lounge to gather with fellow attendees and panelists to discuss the day.